Wales Coast Path GeoVation Showcase 2012
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 from 11:00 AM to 4:30 PM (BST)
GeoVation is Ordnance Survey's social open innovation awards programme which run challenges to help bring people's geography based ideas to life.
Sign up for the GeoVation Showcase being held at the SWALEC Stadium, Cardiff (home of Glamorgan Cricket Club) on 18 July 2012. Here, finalists from the ‘How can we connect communities and visitors along the Wales Coast Path’ Challenge will pitch for a share of £125 000 funding to further develop their ideas.
The GeoVation Wales Coast Path Challenge partners are Ordnance Survey, Technology Strategy Board’s SBRI programme, Visit Wales (Welsh Government), Ramblers Cymru and supported by the Inventorium programme.
Judges and Finalists only to arrive from 9.30am. Interviews with judges 10.00 - 11:00 am (In between interviews there will be a chance for our finalists to relax and get more information from our partners)
Registration for event for invited guests: 11.00 am for a 11.30 am start
- Meet the finalists of the 'How can we connect communities and visitors along the Wales Coast Path' GeoVation Challenge and watch them pitch ' Dragon's Den' style to our panel of judges.
- Vote for the winner of the Community Award.
- See the presentation of the GeoVation Awards.
- Network with GeoVators, innovators, technologists and others involved in community and visitor planning.
Close 4.30 pm.
Following the presentation of the awards there will be further opportunity to network and relax with a drink between 4.30 and 6.30pm.